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From the database: deaths after ambulatory surgery

Series Title(s):
Pennsylvania patient safety advisory
Author(s):
Liberatore, Kim, author
Contributor(s):
Pennsylvania. Patient Safety Authority, issuing body.
Publication:
[Harrisburg, Pa.] : Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority, December 2018
Language(s):
English
Format:
Text
Subject(s):
Ambulatory Surgical Procedures -- mortality
Intraoperative Complications -- mortality
Postoperative Complications -- mortality
Surgical Procedures, Operative -- mortality
Age Factors
Forecasting
Mortality -- trends
Patient Safety
Sex Factors
Surgicenters
Humans
Pennsylvania
United States
Genre(s):
Technical Report
Abstract:
The variety and complexity of procedures performed in the ambulatory surgical setting continue to expand and to offer an economical, efficient, convenient option for healthcare delivery. This growth has generated interest in the quality and safety of ambulatory surgery amongst many, including prospective patients, payers, and regulators. Analysis of patient deaths can help to inform proactive risk reduction strategies and the continuous improvement of ambulatory surgery.
Copyright:
Reproduced with permission of the copyright holder. Further use of the material is subject to CC BY-NC-DC license. (More information)
Extent:
1 online resource (1 PDF file (12 pages))
Illustrations:
Illustrations
NLM Unique ID:
101739380 (See catalog record)
Series Title(s):
Pennsylvania patient safety advisory
Author(s):
Liberatore, Kim, author
Contributor(s):
Pennsylvania. Patient Safety Authority, issuing body.
Publication:
[Harrisburg, Pa.] : Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority, December 2018
Language(s):
English
Format:
Text
Subject(s):
Ambulatory Surgical Procedures -- mortality
Intraoperative Complications -- mortality
Postoperative Complications -- mortality
Surgical Procedures, Operative -- mortality
Age Factors
Forecasting
Mortality -- trends
Patient Safety
Sex Factors
Surgicenters
Humans
Pennsylvania
United States
Genre(s):
Technical Report
Abstract:
The variety and complexity of procedures performed in the ambulatory surgical setting continue to expand and to offer an economical, efficient, convenient option for healthcare delivery. This growth has generated interest in the quality and safety of ambulatory surgery amongst many, including prospective patients, payers, and regulators. Analysis of patient deaths can help to inform proactive risk reduction strategies and the continuous improvement of ambulatory surgery.
Copyright:
Reproduced with permission of the copyright holder. Further use of the material is subject to CC BY-NC-DC license. (More information)
Extent:
1 online resource (1 PDF file (12 pages))
Illustrations:
Illustrations
NLM Unique ID:
101739380 (See catalog record)